There are 6 ways to get from Denver to Carbondale by bus, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Denver Union Station to West Glenwood Park & Ride CDOT West Line

$31 - $38

5 alternative options

Bus via Frisco Transfer Center  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Frisco 1683 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Frisco Transfer Center to West Glenwood Park & Ride CDOT West Line

$34 - $56

Train  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Denver Union Station Amtrak to Glenwood Springs Amtrak California Zephyr

$85 - $154

Drive  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Denver to Carbondale 193 miles

$18 - $28

Fly to Aspen  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Denver (DEN) to Aspen (ASE) DEN - ASE

$283 - $665

Fly to Eagle  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Denver (DEN) to Eagle (EGE) DEN - EGE

$349 - $744

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Denver to Carbondale is to drive which costs $18 - $28 and takes 3 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Denver to Carbondale is to fly which costs $280 - $700 and takes 3 h 10 min.

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The distance between Denver and Carbondale is 122 miles. The road distance is 193 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 42 min to get from Denver to Carbondale, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Denver station to Carbondale. However, there are services departing from Denver Union Station and arriving at Carbondale Park & Ride via Glenwood Park & Ride DV. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 42 min.

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What companies run services between Denver, CO, USA and Carbondale, CO, USA?

Bustang operates a bus from Denver to Carbondale once daily. Tickets cost $28 - $33 and the journey takes 4 h. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Denver to Carbondale once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $95 and the journey takes 5 h 41 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Denver to Aspen
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,300
Flights from Denver to Eagle
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,200
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Denver Union Station Amtrak to Glenwood Springs Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Room
$190 - $270
Bus operators
Bustang
Phone
800-900-3011
Website
ridebustang.com
Bus from Denver Union Station to West Glenwood Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $33
Schedules at
ridebustang.com
Bus from Frisco Transfer Center to West Glenwood Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $21
Schedules at
ridebustang.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Denver, Co to Frisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$23 - $30

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